Primary school completion rate, 2020 - Country rankings:
The average for 2020 based on 69 countries was 92.65 percent.The highest value was in Samoa: 111.36 percent and the lowest value was in Niger: 51.19 percent. The indicator is available from 1970 to 2021. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.
Measure: percent; Source: UNESCO
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Definition: Primary completion rate, or gross intake ratio to the last grade of primary education, is the number of new entrants (enrollments minus repeaters) in the last grade of primary education, regardless of age, divided by the population at the entrance age for the last grade of primary education. Data limitations preclude adjusting for students who drop out during the final year of primary education.